11 September 2003
The Socialist International expresses great sadness and regret upon learning of the enormous loss of Anna Lindh, the Foreign Minister of Sweden, a leading member of the Swedish Social Democratic Party, and an esteemed and well respected member of the Socialist International family, who died today as a result of the horrible attack against her by an unknown assailant yesterday in Stockholm.
Anna Lindh was known throughout her career for her passionate commitment to strengthening the values of social democracy in her own country, in Europe and throughout the world, her dedication to young people as the potential builders of a better future and her embrace of the positive during even the most difficult of times. The legacy of Anna Lindh will be profound, for she truly made a difference.
The Socialist International conveys its deepest sympathies to her family, the Swedish Social Democratic Party and the people of Sweden, and also its heartfelt belief that her life and her work will continue through all of those whose lives she touched along the way.
Statement by the Swedish Prime Minister, Göran Persson, following the death of Minister for Foreign Affairs Anna Lindh, Thursday 11 September 2003
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